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headhunter for the dc

Old 02-12-02, 04:34 PM
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headhunter for the dc

My copy of headhunter arrived yesterday, so i finally got a chance to take a go at it. its an action/adventure type game. I don't understand why this didnt get released stateside but thats another issue....
anyway the graphics are terrific. I play alot of puzzle imports that dont take advantage of the the power of my little biege box, i almost forgot what it could do. since it is graphic heavy i figured i would see more slow downs (like in shenmue) but i didn't notice any. Nice little plot remains me of a movie, you play jack wade the best headhunter you lose your memory and your trying to piece it all together and solve a murder. (the short version) controls are not difficult it plays from a 3rd party perspective when sneaking about and shooting 'da enemy' or riding a motorcycle. (my favorite part) so far i like it, remains me of mgs2 but it's no 'mgs2-killer' i keep hearing that but i dont think so. one good difference it doesnt have as many cut scenes and movies that mgs2 has
if you have a dc, and dont want it to collect dust go by a local importer and pick this up
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Old 02-12-02, 08:15 PM
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Wait till you get to the part where you have to drive around town and defuse bombs. This is where I'm stuck as I wasn't able to defuse the last bomb. VERY FRUSTRATING!

Been playing Rez, excellent game!!
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Old 02-13-02, 10:06 AM
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The controls on this game seem kind of sticky at first but once you figure out how to utilize them it is quite amazing. Use the R trigger to look around close up in areas it won't allow. There are other little tricks but what appears stiff and awkward is actually a very fluid control system with practice.
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